Detroit vs Minnesota Game Final 4-2 - Justin Verlander Earns Win
|Detroit vs Minnesota Game Final 4-2 - Justin Verlander Earns Win|
Detroit grabbed a 4-2 win over Minnesota on Monday, as Justin Verlander was credited with a win at Target Field.
Detroit was favored by -176 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Justin Verlander earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Vance Worley worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Joe Mauer in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 9-7 in the game.
Phil Coke pitched the final 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.